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Tea Plate

1986.566 (RS25463)

Description

Of small form with a scalloped edge on a slightly canted rim. It has a transfer print of a wide turquoise band overprinted with a gilt ivy vine and a trefoil border. It has a gilt Greek key band on the face enclosing a floral medallion. The rim has a gilt edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1920
Inscriptions
Printed on the bottom, inside a darkened enamel laurel wreath with a bowknot, in dark red enclosing a ""W"" over ""Austria"". Painted in the overglaze in green is: 45.
Location of origin
Austria
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
gilding
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Gilded
gilding
PLATE
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.566
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50956

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